The 21 Best Content Curation Tools


Content curation offers a way to repackage and repurpose the work of others to serve the needs of your brand’s audience. Curation can take a variety of forms: Weekly “best of” compilations (example: V3*Broadsuite blog ). A social network / curation tool for images.

5 Things Spotify Can Teach You about Content Curation


When it comes to killer content curation and user engagement, Spotify is a role model. In fact, they’re doing such a good job with music that there are five big lessons Spotify can teach anyone trying to curate engaging content: Lesson #1: Add Unique Value.

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People Curation


I just finished reading a great post by Ville Kilkku titled: Klout, Triberr,, and the future of content curation. It made me realize that people curation should be a lot of what we are really talking about here. Individual content curator tools – example

Five big problems with content curation

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I recently attended a conference where a major financial institution proudly displayed its new automated content curation system. I mean, why spend the time and money to create original content when you can curate unlimited content from the web and present it as your own customer portal?

The Art of Creating Curated Content


Incredible value lies in curated content. Content curation: the benefits. Curated content opens up many opportunities that would otherwise not be available. Here are five tips and examples of curated content done well. Does your marketing team use curated content?

Six thought-provoking and profound marketing trends

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Each year, Mary Meeker compiles a wide-ranging report on the top Internet trends on behalf of venture capitalist firm KPCB. That’s why Tom Webster and I distilled the report into the profound marketing trends that will have the biggest impact on you.

Mobile Marketing Trends for 2016

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Welcome back to another installment of The Friday Five, your weekly curated content roundup of five articles related to one specific topic. Top 10 mobile marketing trends for 2016. Five Mobile Marketing Trends for Emerging Markets in 2016.

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How to Select Shareable Curated Content


One option is to curate carefully selected content from third parties that will interest your audience. Often, the links will fall under the same theme, like “Paleo recipes” or “design trends”. What is your approach to curated content?

How to Make B2B Content Curation a Win-Win [Podcast]


This is a great listen for anyone interested in B2B content marketing trends and guidance for 2016. Tom and Tony also offer advice on how to use tried-and-true aggregation tactics to generate visibility and business, such as their new B2B Marketing Trends for 2016 e-book.”

The Biggest Mobile Marketing Trends of 2016

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Been a few weeks, but it's Friday Five time - a curated collection of five recent articles on one topic. Top Mobile Marketing Trends for 2016. With mobile devices an ever-present fixture of modern life, keeping up on mobile marketing trends is more important than ever.

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Association Curation


What surprised me though was that the article does not bring up the opportunities for curation and aggregation by trade associations and professional societies. This is what I start with in Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources. Curation

The Top Five Crowdsourcing Mega-trends

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Ever since then, I have been looking for an opportunity to bring more information on this trend to {grow}. 1) Curated Crowds. Sites like Genius Rocket have begun shifting to a curated crowd model. LogoTournament has been silently curating their crowd since the early days.

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9 Trends That Will Upset Your Marketing in 2013

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As the former Managing Editor of DemandGen Report, Amanda covered the latest technology, trends and development in the marketing automation technology space, as well as the sales and marketing strategies central to demand generation. We showed three trends that shaped marketing in 2012.

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Curation: Add Value and Pass It Along

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Among all the topics that seem to rile journalists and publishers these days, perhaps the most contentious is curation. How can you distinguish between good curation and bad curation? Though he dislikes the term curation , he approves of the activity as it was originally practiced. Ethics New-Media Models aggregation blogging Business Insider curation Huffington Post Rex Hammock

7 Quick Ways to Curate Industry Content for Your Blog


But for marketers to pull back, assess current industry events, and provide a unique, helpful, practical take, it requires a certain amount of content curation. With that goal in mind, here are several quick ways to curate content for your industry blog.

10 Marketing Trends That Should Influence Your Content Strategy

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As a B2B content marketer, staying on top of the latest news and trends that impact my clients and the B2B marketing space as a whole has become a daily part of my life and a critical factor in allowing me to do my job effectively. Content Curation can be Beneficial during the Sales Process

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4 Education Marketing Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2017


Here are some of 2017 education marketing trends that will help you to stay ahead of the curve. You can curate them into longer "Stories." The 2017 trends are all about diving into the most current ways and formats for engaging with prospects. Education marketing trends

How a Knowledge Discovery Program Elevates Your Content Curation


The problem; however, is that curating that content takes a lot of time — and if you’re manually searching the web for new ideas, it’s likely that you’re missing some impactful gems. Not only will this help you keep up with current trends, but it will help you gain a competitive advantage.

Curation a Key Theme in B2B Blogging Trends in 2011


The new white paper – B2B Blogging Trends in 2011 has been released. Certainly one of the big trends is curation. Clearly one of the ways to address this is discussed in Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation. B2B Bloggers can rely on curation, aggregation and filtering as a technique to produce quality content in an on-going basis. That’s why Yann Ropars tells us that: 2011 is often cited as the year of ‘curation’. Curation

2016 Cross Channel Marketing Trends

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It's time once again for The Friday Five , our weekly curated roundup of five stories on one topic. Top 10 Omni-Channel retail trends for 2016. This week it's omni-channel, multi-channel and cross-channel marketing.

5 Ways to Engage Readers Through Curated Content

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Curated content – content written by other people, which you then organize and share – is a great way to show off your subject matter expertise. “Best of” lists, trend highlights, and news round-ups can all be completely curated, but still appeal to your readership.

A Simple Guide to Navigating Trending Content


With things moving at such a fast pace, trends can disappear before we even have time to craft a meaningful message in response to them. In fact, there are a ton of awesome tools and tricks of the trade out there that are designed to help brands make the most out of popular content and trends.

The Native Advertising Trend: Hot or Hoax?

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Let’s take a reality check of this big trend. She’s the creator of CurateXpress , a content curation tool. By Neicole Crepeau, Contributing {grow} Columnist. Native advertising. It’s all the buzz.

How to Advance from Licensed and Curated Content to an Original Content Strategy

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Many marketers today find themselves stuck in a cycle that relies on licensed and curated content. With licensed and curated content at the helm, your brand might find itself spending increasingly more money to advertise content while your competitors’ reach seems to grow naturally.

25 Experts Share Top 3 Content Marketing Trends for 2017


Content marketers who keep track of the current trends will have an advantage when it comes to planning for the future. Some see the focus shifting towards writing longer, better quality, more in-depth content, while others think that the trend of too much bad quality content will continue.

Content Curation Grows Up, Original Content Still Key

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Rohit positioned that, as more corporations and individuals create content, the role of the content curator is needed. As we fast forward to 2011, content curation techniques are now a key part of content marketing itself.

9 Internet Trends Charts You Need To See

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I have covered Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends charts for a couple of years, starting in 2010 when she talked about the commercial impact of the developing world getting on the internet. But now Mary is back at it again with 117 internet trends charts covering the digital age we now live in.

Tracking Video Music Trends: How to Stay Current


Unfortunately, the ability to follow trends and stay ahead of the curve is still agonizingly difficult. Consult with an expert and let them curate music for you! It’s the job of a music supervisor to stay current with the latest trends in music. Think of what’s trending on Soundcloud as being six months ahead of pop radio. The post Tracking Video Music Trends: How to Stay Current appeared first on Vidyard. Blog Video Marketing Trends

How the FOMO Phenomenon Is Driving New Trends In Marketing

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FOMO is driving new trends in marketing, and brands that successfully tap into that FOMO feeling in non-tacky ways could more effectively influence user behavior. The post How the FOMO Phenomenon Is Driving New Trends In Marketing appeared first on The Content Standard by Skyword.

Facebook and Snapchat at war, and four other groovy media trends

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Be sure to check out his amazing newsletter The Full Monty , the best weekly curation of digital news. Check out BuzzSumo’s powerful technology to look at the hottest content trends down to the hour! So much going on today! So many changes to consider.

Content Curation Tips: 6 Places to Find Content to Share on Social Media


Content curation isn’t a quick fix for your staffing woes, or a way to escape your company’s need to think in campaigns. You should approach content curation with a goal of enhancing and adding value to your existing content resources, in order to best tell your brand’s story.

Essential 5 Step BuzzSumo Process For Social Media Agencies


Curate Content: Look beyond sharing your clients’ content and give the audience what they want. Skim the headlines on the first page or two to see if you notice any trends or content ideas that you would like to develop for your client. Step 3: Curate Content.

12 Internet Trends You Need To Know From Mary Meeker

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So I think they know what they’re doing when it comes to future trends in the online world. And Mary has been nailing it each year with her analysis of the latest online trends. People Empowerment Through Mobile is 21st Century Mega Trend!

No. 4 Trend: What Fringe Social Media Platforms Are Worth Your Time in 2016?

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In August, I started this series of 6 content marketing trends affecting your success in 2016. People curate their lives full of content that reflects who they want to become, and Instagram makes this process simple.

How to Stay on Top of Industry News & Trends: 35 Simple IFTTT Hacks to Try


As marketers, we all face the same challenge: how do we stay on top of the news and trends that matter to our industry? How to Stay on Top of Industry News & Trends: 35 Simple IFTTT Hacks to Try. What are your best tips and tricks for staying on top of industry trends?

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Supermarket Marketing Trends Highlighted in New Christmas Scorecard [Benchmark Report]

Modern Marketing

Our team of expert modern marketers have “wrapped up” a selection of curated festive communications from supermarkets including Tesco’s , Waitrose , Morrisons , Sainsbury’s , Lidl, and Aldi , benchmarking them against the highest standards of creative marketing excellence. Retail marketers all over the world are reflecting on the successes of their festive campaigns.

3 Gaming Trends About to Take Over the Media World


In fact, over the past few years, you could track changes in media by following trends in gaming culture. Because excluding Vevo and YouTube Spotlight, which are channels curated by YouTube itself, seven of the site’s 15 most popular channels are related to gaming.

12 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Trend-Watching Habits

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Monitoring industry, consumer, and marketing trends requires daily immersion and dedication. To learn from the trend-watching habits of the best, I asked 12 talented digital marketers to share their expertise. “It’s far better to follow customer trends than marketing trends.

Content Marketer Spotlight Series: A Q&A With Brian Honigman


We picked Brian’s brain to learn more about this elusive, yet popular, trending topic: content marketing, and how it’s changing the marketing landscape. Brian also discusses the wildly popular sentiment--which is spreading more every day--that content is the key to future marketing success and explains how marketers can leverage this trend to their advantage. Question: How does content curation fit into content marketing?

23 Outstanding Social Media Marketing Guides


What trends and changes in social media do marketers need to stay on top of? 5 Social Media Trends for 2014: New Research by Social Media Examiner.